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Oct 2016

Mindfulness, Conscious Dance and the Hero’s Journey

Oct 14, 2016 @ 5:00 pmOct 18, 2016 @ 2:00 pm

This is four day retreat will deepen ones knowledge and understanding of meditation in the context of ordinary living. We will balance meditation instruction and practice with conscious movement (guided and supported dance) as a safe, complementary mode of inquiring into questions such as; How can I move well with in this busy modern world, in the realms of self, family and community? How can I learn to relax deeply, to feel at home in this body and mind?  …

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Feb 2019

Touching the Earth Retreat with Jaime Howell

Feb 10, 2019Feb 17, 2019

10 – 17 February 2019

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Jun 2019

Belonging: An Open Floor Meditation Retreat with Jaime & Juliana

Jun 26, 2019Jun 30, 2019

26 – 30 June 2019

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Welcome to the Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre. People visit from all over the world to meditate and enjoy the peace of this remarkable destination. The Wangapeka is a purpose built retreat centre, with fresh clean air and beautiful vistas. It is very quiet and ideal for respite, stress relief and deep meditation. We have a meditation hall, solo retreat huts, a main hall for dining and community, and a fully catered kitchen and an onsite vegetable garden.

The Wangapeka Study and Retreat Meditation Centre is a Universalist centre home to a wide range of teachings, paths, and studies. Retreats are held on Mindfulness, Vipassana, Insight, Heart based practices, Loving Kindness, Calm-abiding, Metta, Compassion, Conscious Movement, Nature, Forest Walks, Yoga, Dance, Feldenkrais, Wellness, Wellbeing, Archetypal Integration, Western Mysticism, Non-Duality, Zen, Dzogchen, Mahamudra, Mahayana and Vajrayana teachings with Empowerments and Sadhana Practice.

We are located in the foothills of the Southern Alps overlooking the Wangapeka River, about an hour and a half drive SW of Nelson, in the South Island of New Zealand.

We have meditation retreats throughout the year, have huts available for solo retreats, and welcome bookings from external groups. There are also opportunities available to work on our land. Come and enjoy this uniquely vibrant and peaceful centre.

355 Wangapeka River Rd
R.D.2. Wakefield 7096
New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 522 4221

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